Weak Start For The Oil Service Sector
This morning, the oil services stocks are all weak at the start of the trading session. The important and highly followed Market Vectors Oil Services ETF (NYSE:ARCA:OIH) is trading lower by 0.32 cents to $40.54 a share. Short term traders should watch for intra-day support around the $40.15, and $39.78 levels.
Some of the oil service stocks that are declining lower today include Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB), and Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI). All of these stocks will generally trade in tandem with the OIH. Short term traders can watch for possible intra-day bounces in these stocks when the OIH reaches its support levels.